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MN River shore fishing

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Hey all.

I'm New to posting here. I'm also new to flathead fishing. Just wondering in general where are the spots one should NOT fish.

I mostly fish alone, and have fished in some odd places.

I fished a couple of spots late in the night on the MN river last week that freaked me out a bit. The spots were a good 15-20 minute hike away from roads and other people. The access spot was loaded with gang graffitti and looked to be a pretty well used party spot. If the stretch of water didn't look so dang fishy I would have never stopped.

Any problem areas?

Also, I was hoping to go back to some of the spots I have seen on blackdog road. Is that place still full of wierdos and cops? I Don't mind the cops one bit, just don't want to be caught in the middle of anything, if ya know what I mean.

Thanks for any ideas, Eric

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I Don't mind the cops one bit, just don't want to be caught in the middle of anything, if ya know what I mean.

Welcome to FM erickol! Black Dog is frequently visited by squad cars (thanks for that). They will log your fishing license, at the most. I'm planning on being there Mon morning. Nights were slow lately. But I know this area holds some big hogs. Fishing from shore simply makes it a bit more challenging. But where would we be without a challenge? grin.gifgrin.gifgrin.gif

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